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    This position is a located in Golden Gate National Recreation Area, in the Division of the Superintendent's Office. Please visit find a park for additional park information.

    This is a Career/Career-Conditional Full-Time appointment.

    This position is concurrently open under Announcement Number PW-1549-GOGA-18-10116514-MP for merit promotion eligibles.

    Travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will be paid if the selectee lives outside of the local commuting area and is otherwise eligible for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with the Federal Travel Regulation.

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    This position supervises the park's public affairs staff, assisting in the management of all media interactions and public relations regarding the National Park Service at Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The incumbent will work directly with news reporters, fielding questions and preparing briefing statements for the media (Also includes use of Twitter, Facebook, & Instagram). The incumbent will also assist the Office of the Superintendent with briefings of elected officials, city and county officials, program leads and interface with special interests groups. In addition, this position will be responsible for drafting, editing and ensuring delivery of controlled correspondence to elected officials and the public. The incumbent will coordinate with a variety of park partners and other special interests groups including, but not limited to, the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the Presidio Trust, and an assortment of park partner groups. The incumbent will oversee the park's management of Freedom of Information Act and deal directly with the park's complex Emergency Services Divisions (U.S. Park Police and NPS Park Ranger Visitor and Resource Protection Division) and associated agencies related to local, State, and Federal Search and Rescue and law enforcement incidents.

    The incumbent will help to develop communications plans and strategies that guide various announcements coordinated by the Office of the Superintendent. He or she will write, edit and review a wide variety of informational materials, such as news releases, fact sheets, talking points, briefing statements and other documents, ensuring written content is concise, clearly presented, accurate and reflects official policies. The incumbent may be asked to develop strategic communication plans as well as design communication tools such as: web pages, social media content, graphics, power point presentations, short video scripts, publications, and presentation materials that support the communications plans developed by the office. These products will be used by a variety of audiences to promote Golden Gate National Recreation Area's communication plan.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens, CTAP, ICTAP

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

  • Job family (Series)

    1035 Public Affairs

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/488682800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.